Program #1739

Join host John Schaefer for an hour of Christmas favorites New Sounds-style, featuring traditional carols and contemporary arrangements by Leo Kottke, the Mediaeval Baebes, Nightnoise, and the University of Kansas Choir with Babatunde Olatunje. And Windham Hill label fans take note, as we present wintery selections by George Winston, Leo Kottke, Anne Dudley, and Darol Anger.

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PROGRAM # 1739, More Christmas Music, New Sounds-style (First aired on Sat, 12/25/1999)





George Winston

W.G.Snuffy Walden

The Carols of Christmas II: A Windham Hill Sampler

The Christmas Song [5:00]

Oh Come, All Ye Faithful [4:00]

Windham Hill #11219** (PRMS* or )

Anne Dudley

Ancient & Modern

Veni Emanuel [5:00]

Angel #56868** (PRMS*)

Mediaeval Baebes

Salva Nos

Gaudete [2:30]

Virgin #45157** (PRMS*)

Vocal Sampling

World Christmas

We Wish You A Merry Christmas/Rhumba Navideñe [3:30]

Metro Blue #36928** (PRMS*, benefit for the Special Olympics)

University of Kansas Choirs & Babatunde Olatunje

NPR Classics - Christmas Around the Country II

Betelehemu [5:00]

1-202-414-2030 or


A Celtic Heartbeat Christmas

The Wexford Carol [4:00]

Celtic Heartbeat #82929** PRMS* or

Tuck Andress

The Carols of Christmas II: A Windham Hill Sampler

The Coventry Carol/What Child Is This [3:00]

See above.

Leo Kottke

One Guitar, No Vocals

Accordion Bells [6:00]

Private Music #82171** (PRMS* or )

Tony Elman

Winter Creek

God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen [3:00]

Acorn # AM-005. 1-800-74-ACORN.

Åshild Watne & Odd Lund


Det hev ei rose sprunge [4:00]

Gabriel Media #GMCD-971. Write: Saturnveien 11c,

N-0492 Oslo, Norwaytel 22 15 30 38. Fax 22 49 20 59.

Darol Anger

A Winter Solstice Reunion

I Saw Three Ships [3:30]

Windham Hill #11369. See first listing, above.

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